NIGERIAN CARDIOVASCULAR SYMPOSIUM 2018
Overview
Agenda
Faculty
Accomendations
OVERVIEW

 

Interventional Cardiology and Electrophysiology play vital roles in the management of cardiovascular patients. This symposium is designed to provide attendees with an opportunity to learn basic concepts and recent advances in interventional cardiology and electrophysiology. Educational methods include didactic lectures, case reviews and group discussions.

TARGET AUDIENCE

 

Cardiologists, Cardiologists in training, Internists, Family Practitioners, Cardiovascular Nurses and Cardiovascular technologists will benefit from this course.

 

ACCREDITATION

 

Limi Hospitals designates this activity for a maximum of 10 CPD credits.

 

Limi Hospitals is accredited by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria to provide Continuing Medical

10,000.00 Naira

COURSE OBJECTIVES

 

At the end of the Symposium, the attendees should be able to do the following:

 

  • Understand the indications, procedure, and potential complications of cardiac catheterization.

  • Understand the indications, benefits and potential complications of percutaneous coronary interventions.

  • Understand the indications, benefits and potential complications of Pacemakers.

  • Understand the benefits of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators.

  • Understand the utility of Cardiac Resynchronization therapy.

  • Describe the role of interventional Cardiology and Electrophysiology in the management of Heart Failure.

EVALUATION

Evaluation by questionnaire will address program content, presentation, possible bias and intent to change current practice.

 
 

Event Directors

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Tayo Addo, MD, FACC

Director, Interventional Cardiology Training Program

University of Texas, South West Medical Center

 

Dallas, Texas, USA

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Ogundu Ngwu, MBBS, FACC

Electrophysiologist

Kaiser Permanente Health System

 

 

Washington DC, USA

 

Faculty

Tosin Majekodunmi, MBBS, FRCP

Interventional Cardiologist, Tristate Cardiovascular Associates

Babcock University Hospital

Ilisan Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria

Ogundu Ngwu, MBBS, FACC

Electrophysiologist

Kaiser Permanente Health System

Washington DC, USA

Chima Nwaukwa, MBBS, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

Metropolitan Cardiology

Beaumont, Texas, USA

Okechukwu Ogah, MBBS, FACC

Consultant Cardiologist, Department of Medicine

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Olujimi Ajijola, MD, Ph.D.

Electrophysiologist, Assistant Professor

UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center

Los Angeles, California, USA

Kofo Ogunyankin, MBBS, FACC

Consultant Cardiologist

First Cardiology Consultants

Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria

Henry Okafor, MBBS, FACC

Electrophysiologist

Vanderbilt University Hospital

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Michael Sanusi, MBBS, FACS

Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Tristate Cardiovascular Associates

Babcock University Hospital

Ilisan Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria

Jacqueline Eubany, MD

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Cardiology Consultants of Orange County

Orange County, California, USA

Mudashiru Salami, MBBS, FWACS

Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

University College Hospital

Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Abiodun Adeoye, MD, MBBS, FWACP

Lecturer

College of Medicine, University of Ibadan

Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Iseko Iseko, MD, MBBS, MBA, FMCP

Medical Manager

The Limi Hospital Ltd

Abuja, Abuja Capital Territory, Nigeria

Omowunmi Latifat Awotedu, RN

Staff Nurse

Buckinghamshire NHS Trust

England, UK

Ojo Maxwell, RN, BNSc.

Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Technologist

Tristate Cardiovascular Associates

Nigeria

Chaka McGruder, MSN, MBA

​Nurse Manager
Georgia Heart Center, Medical Center, Navicent Health

Macon, Georgia, USA

Dr. Stanley Zikeyi Ogoinja

Consultant Radiologist
Bayelsa State Healthsystem

Yenagoa, Nigeria

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Joseph Poku, MD, FACC

Electrophysiologist

Georgia Arrhythmia Consultants and Research Institute

Macon, Georgia, USA

Tayo Addo, MD, FACC

Director, Interventional Cardiology Training Program

University of Texas, South West Medical Center

Dallas, Texas, USA

Amam Mbakwem, MBBS, FMCP

Professor of Medicine, University of Lagos
President, Nigerian Cardiac Society

Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria

Ramesh Hariharan, MD, FHRS

Chief of Electrophysiology and Professor of Medicine

UT Health, McGovern Medical School

Houston, Texas, USA

Olufunso Odunukan, MBBS, MBA

Interventional Cardiology Fellow

Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California

Bode Falase, MBBS, FRCS Cth

Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria

Kamar Adeleke, MD, FACC

Professor of Medicine and Chief of Cardiology

Benjamin Carson School of Medicine, Babcock University

Ilisan Remo, Nigeria

Ijeoma Ananaba Ekeruo, MD

Electrophysiologist

University of Texas Medical Center

Houston, Texas, USA

Ibraheem Katibi, MBBS, FWACP

Professor of Medicine and Consultant Cardiologist

University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital

Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria

Oladipupo Olafiranye, MBBS, FACC

Assistant Professor, Interventional Cardiology

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Onye Godfrey Achilihu, MBBS, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

Echo-Scan Health Services

Abuja, Nigeria

Adewole Adebiyi, MD, MBBS, FWACP

Consultant Cardiologist

University College Hospital, Ibadan

Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

T David Gbadebo, MD, FACC, FHRS

Electrophysiologist

East Atlanta Cardiology

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Emmanuel Edafe, MD, MBBS

Cardiologist in Residence

Bayelsa Specialist Hospital, Yenagoa

Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria

Akinyemi Aje, MD, MBBS, FWAC

Consultant Cardiologist

University College Hospital, Ibadan

Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria

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Accommodation

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Abuja

Nike Lake Resort is situated on the banks of Nike Lake in Enugu Nigeria. Enjoy the perfect business getaway with breathtaking views in a very secure and tranquil setting.

 

A short fifteen minutes drive from the airport and only ten minutes from the city centre.

 

All rooms overlook the well manicured gardens or the lake and each room provides the comfort and luxury that is expected from an international three star hotel...

Reservations

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Niki Lake Road, Abakpa Nike, 01193

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